The workshops and panels at 2022 IPF are organized into tracks to help with your planning. With topics ranging from research and development to workforce development, 2022 IPF offers all attendees the latest industry research, insights, and trends in offshore wind. We are adding new workshops weekly – check back often!

View the Agenda page to find complete details on day, time, and room number.

Grid & Transmisson

  • Offshore Wind in NY: A Look at Multi-Terminal HVDC Technology
  • New Technology Update: Lessons Learned from the World’s First Offshore Hybrid Interconnector

Project Installation & Execution

  • Cost Reduction and Lifetime Extension for Foundations and Cables
  • Effective Planning and Scheduling Techniques for Offshore Wind Projects
  • Exploring the Potential for Offshore Wind Projects in The Great Lakes

Public Outreach & Perception

  • From Public Relations to Community Building: Next Generation Outreach and Engagement Methods for Offshore Wind
  • Incorporating Equity and the Perspective of Frontline Communities into Offshore Wind Development
  • Minimizing and Mitigating Potential Environmental Justice Impacts from Offshore Wind Port Activities
  • Viewshed Issues and the Science of Visibility

Changing the Way We Work

  • Data Accessibility & Standardization: A Critical Need and Challenge for the Future of Offshore Wind
  • Improving Transparency & Certainty in the Federal Regulatory Process: A Discussion of Policy to 2030 and Beyond
  • The Latest on the National Guidance to Evaluate and Interact with Munitions and Explosives of Concern (MEC)
  • The SMART-POWER MOU: Successes and Challenges of Regional Collaboration
  • Working Onshore in Offshore Wind: Planning for Regulatory Permitting Challenges

On the Water

  • Insights from Four Floating Wind Developers in the Basque Country
  • Navigating the Successful Construction of Hydrogen and Green Vessels
  • Reducing the Cost of Floating Wind Farms through Shared Station-keeping Systems
  • Utilizing Transformational Technologies for Offshore Wind Development

Growth in the U.S.

  • Approaching and Understanding the Importance of Tribal Relations
  • Innovation and Decades of Oil & Gas Experience = A Capable Supply Chain
  • Lessons from Energiewende: Applying German Solutions for Sustained U.S. Supply Chain Growth
  • New Jersey Case Study. Build It and They Will Come: Developing an Offshore Wind Manufacturing Cluster
  • The Future of the U.S. Offshore Wind Supply Chain

People Power

  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Workforce Development in Offshore Wind: Perspectives on Moving Forward
  • Recruitment Strategies for Growing the Offshore Wind Workforce
  • Roundtable: Let’s Talk About Environmental Justice (EJ) & Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
  • Safety First: Understanding the Unique Requirements of Offshore Wind Certifications
  • Utilizing Industry Collaboration to Achieve Health & Safety Excellence
  • Speak Up! Listening Session with the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement 


  • Offshore Wind and Large-Scale Green Hydrogen Production
  • Operationalizing Data Collection: Using Integrated Technologies on Offshore Wind Farms
  • Moving Forward with Floating Wind: Understanding the Unique Requirements for Port Infrastructure
  • Planning Ahead for Decommissioning: Lessons from First Generation Offshore Wind Projects
  • The Logistics of Offshore Wind Feedering in the U.S.

Research, Development & Innovation

  • A New Industry Standard: What You Need to Know about Going Beyond 66kV
  • Automated Real-Time Marine Mammal Observations: Recent Advancements in Technology
  • Learning about BLUE TEC: New Approaches to Reducing Permitting Time and Lowering Costs
  • Mitigating Impacts on Fish & Marine Life: A Deep Dive into Improving Turbine Support Structures
  • Offshore Wind on the East Coast: Current Opportunities & Challenges
  • Optimizing Floating Wind Systems through Control Co-Design (CCD)S